BIOGRAPHYKeita Bates-Diop currently plays for the San Antonio Spurs. He was born on January 23, 1996 in Normal, IL. He is listed at 6' 8" and weighs 229 lbs. Bates-Diop went to high school at University (IL) and then Ohio State and was drafted by the Minnesota Timberwolves as the #48 pick in 2018. During his NBA career he also played 2 seasons with the Minnesota Timberwolves and 1 season with the Denver Nuggets. He joined the San Antonio Spurs in 2020.